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Seagate BarraCuda 120 SSD 250GB vs Crucial MX500 SSD 250GB

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BarraCuda 120 SSD 250GB 256 GB
MX500 SSD 250GB 256 GB
Difference: 0 (0%)

Random Read

MX500 SSD 250GB 95000 IOPS
BarraCuda 120 SSD 250GB 90000 IOPS
Difference: 5000 (6%)

Random Write

BarraCuda 120 SSD 250GB 90000 IOPS
MX500 SSD 250GB 90000 IOPS
Difference: 0 (0%)

Sequential Read

BarraCuda 120 SSD 250GB 560 MB/sec
MX500 SSD 250GB 560 MB/sec
Difference: 0 (0%)

Sequential Write

BarraCuda 120 SSD 250GB 540 MB/sec
MX500 SSD 250GB 510 MB/sec
Difference: 30 (6%)


BarraCuda 120 SSD 250GB 150 TB
MX500 SSD 250GB 100 TB
Difference: 50 (50%)


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Model BarraCuda 120 SSD 250GB MX500 SSD 250GB
Manufacturer Seagate Crucial
NAND 3D TLC Micron 256Gb 64-layer 3D TLC
Form Factor 2.5" SATA III 2.5", M.2 2280
Capacity 256 GB 256 GB
Cache N/A MB (N/A) MB
Sequential Read 560 MB/s 560 MB/s
Sequential Write 540 MB/s 510 MB/s
Random Read 90000 IOPS 95000 IOPS
Random Write 90000 IOPS 90000 IOPS
Controller Phison S12 Silicon Motion SM2258
Date Released 2020 2018
Endurance 150 TB 100 TB
Notes 5-Year Warranty 5-Year Warranty

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